Planning A City, with PetitCollage.

When I am not wishing for world travel and winning the lottery, I wish for someone to invent a toy vending machine for the home. It would be a stylish piece of furniture, preferably mid-century modern, and would only release a toy when the old one is deposited back! I imagine the phrase, “so now […]

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Life Lately…

I know it’s not quite Thanksgiving yet, but I am having one of those days when life truly seems like it can’t get any better. Well, it might get slightly better if the three kids slept through the night in their own beds, but you know, other than that, I am golden!

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Charleston, S.C.

At almost 36 years old, I don’t really feel “old” until I count the number of years since some event took place. For instance, until we moved to Raleigh and visited Chapel Hill with the kids, undergrad days didn’t really feel that far gone. Or when my little nephew presented me with his driving permit […]

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Life Lately…

I love my kids to death, but when they make me wait four and a half hours (not counting the 30-minute drive each way) at a car dealership to pull out a broken DVD they jammed in the player while it was already loaded with another DVD, I question things!

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Abundance

Sunday, I woke up in a frenzy and started packing for our trip to the beach later that morning. We were supposed to get it all done the night before, but after putting the kids to sleep, we were pooped too and therefore passed out without much progress.

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Al Fresco Family Dinner Night!

Life as a family of five is all about figuring out the logistics. Devang and I are officially outnumbered by at least two very quick and wiggly kids and so being anywhere away from home takes a lot of vigilance and patience. And while it can get a bit challenging to constantly give them instructions […]

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A word from Ajay…

Don’t let that face fool you. It was a short gassy spell. I don’t know what my mama’s feeding me.┬áIt’s been almost a month since I tipped the parent to child ratio in this family and some are dealing with it easier than others.

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